WHAT: Speech sponsored by the American Muslim Research Institute at UW Bothell on the challenge to President Trump’s travel ban
WHO: Noah Purcell, Washington state solicitor general
WHEN: 4 p.m.-5:45 p.m. Thursday, Feb.8, 2018
WHERE: Activities and Recreation Center, UW Bothell, 18115 Campus Way NE, Bothell, WA
WHY: With state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, Purcell made Washington the first to challenge President Trump’s original travel ban in January 2017. The filing resulted in a federal judge halting the ban nationwide. Purcell talks about his role and the legal, political and historic significance of the challenge.